In Kiev began the trial of Yanukovych

In the Obolon district court of Kyiv in accordance with the procedure of conviction began the next preparatory meeting on the case of fugitive ex-President Viktor Yanukovych, the General Prosecutor’s office accuses of treason.

As noted, “the Censor.NO” today will decide on the transition to the consideration of the case in fact.

Protection of the fugitive asked the court to once again call for Yanukovych, as diplomatic relations with Russia broken. In response, the judge explained that the former President is charged with the introduction of aggressive war in favor of Russia, therefore, the court decided not to apply to Russia.

The judge also recalled that Yanukovych was granted the opportunity to get in touch on Skype, but the agenda is published including on the website of the court.